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Lathe basket, re-purposed!

05-16-2015 09:30 PM by JoeinGa

My new Grizzly lathe came with what they call a “basket”. It̵...

8 05-20-2015 12:05 PM
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Bowl Coring Systems

05-18-2015 02:03 PM by Ron Ford

Hi All – I’m thinking about adding a bowl coring system to my too...

1 05-20-2015 12:01 AM
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General International maxi vs. nova comet II

04-03-2015 03:49 AM by Chris

looking to purchase a lathe as i have some decent store credit at a local pla...

16 05-19-2015 04:22 PM
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12-05-2014 11:16 PM by robert

I am looking to buy the general wood lathe 25-200m1 is this a good lathe to buy?

4 05-19-2015 05:42 AM
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05-13-2015 11:34 AM by 3285jeff

im new at turning and most of the free wood I get is popular,,some of it look...

4 05-13-2015 11:00 PM
View JoeinGa's profile

New Grizzly lathe, all set up and ready to go

05-12-2015 11:39 PM by JoeinGa

Remember that old Carole King song , “Anticipation” ??? ...And th...

15 05-13-2015 05:04 PM
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Need some help with lathe selection

05-11-2015 08:15 PM by SMARTS

Hello all! This is my very first post here, and I’m hoping that you can...

7 05-13-2015 12:46 PM
View JoeinGa's profile

Woo Hoo! It's out for delivery today!

05-11-2015 02:35 PM by JoeinGa

See this big empty space in my shop? That’s where my new Grizzly lathe ...

13 05-12-2015 07:41 PM
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Your thoughts on a home made 4 jaw chuck

03-24-2015 02:42 PM by George_SA

I have an old lathe which I bought dirt cheap many years ago. I don’t ...

16 05-12-2015 11:05 AM
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"T" lathe for rosettes

05-09-2015 05:13 PM by REO

just finished the first order of parts on this lathe! I added onto a lathe...

6 05-12-2015 01:05 AM
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pen decals for dark wood

05-07-2015 06:37 PM by kmetzger

I’m looking into decals for pens and found this excellent guide: http:/...

3 05-09-2015 04:15 PM
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Voltage converter for NOVA 57080 DVR 2024

05-06-2015 02:08 AM by aaronacj

I am currently in a rental and there are no 240v outlets in the garage and i ...

18 05-08-2015 07:17 AM
View 3285jeff's profile

1st big bowl

05-08-2015 01:42 AM by 3285jeff

well I glue up 3 pieces of wood,,2 of them was cherry and the oth...

1 05-08-2015 04:23 AM
View kmetzger's profile

Wheels for steady rest

05-03-2015 08:59 PM by kmetzger

I’m going to build a steady rest and need to find good wheels. I’...

8 05-08-2015 12:45 AM
View Chris's profile

First Bowl attempt.

05-06-2015 09:48 PM by Chris

Beautiful day today. Highs in the 70’s. So nice that I decided to play...

5 05-07-2015 10:08 PM
View Andrew Betschman's profile

Lathe chuck

04-26-2015 12:40 AM by Andrew Betschman

I have a delta midi lathe and am looking at getting a lathe chuck for it. Wh...

10 05-07-2015 01:14 PM
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Grizzly 3-3/4" chuck jaws interchangeable with others?

05-06-2015 08:56 PM by Clouseau

I have the Grizzly 3-3/4” 4 jaw chuck with only the original jaws. The...

2 05-07-2015 12:58 PM
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Buying a lathe is more than lathe + chisels = off we go!

04-29-2015 02:01 PM by nathanegriffin

So I’m ready to add a lathe to my workshop and I think I’ve decid...

25 05-06-2015 09:12 PM
View JoeinGa's profile

WOO HOO ! New lathe is ordered!

05-05-2015 06:33 PM by JoeinGa

Just got off the phone with Grizzly to order my new lathe. This is the bigges...

17 05-06-2015 09:03 PM
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Outboard Turning on a PM 90

05-03-2015 01:48 PM by Bill7255

I have a PM 90 lathe. It is the slower speed about 300 rpm at lowest setting...

4 05-06-2015 08:52 PM

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